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Volunteer Opportunities

Dean’s Advisory Council

Comprising volunteer alumni and friends of the college, the Dean's Advisory Council provides advice to the dean regarding pharmacy education and alumni relations and supports the college's marketing and fundraising programs. Members of DAC represent a range of specialities and fields within and outside of the pharmacy profession, including ambulatory and acute-care pharmacy, wholesalers, chain drug stores, law, alternative medicine and the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.

The full council meets twice each year (spring and fall), with committee meetings and/or workshops scheduled as needed. Each member serves a term of term of three years for up two consecutive terms. For more information about serving on the DAC, please contact Mary Reed at 713-743-1252.

Mentor Program

The Mentoring Program pairs pharmacy and pre-pharmacy students with volunteers from our diverse community of practicing pharmacists to clarify career goals, build expertise, and develop a professional network. For additional information, contact Fred Emmite at or 713-383-8875.

College Committees

Alumni and friends of the college are appointed by the Dean to serve on admissions, curriculum, advisory, and search committees. Committee members play an integral role in the future of the college by participating in these activities. If you have questions about serving on a committee, please contact Mary Reed at 713-743-1252.